Employment Opportunities

All applications for employment with Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County and other county extension associations must be submitted through the Cornell University Employment System. We do post available job opportunities on this page when they become available with links to the Cornell website, for your convenience.  

Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and individuals with Disabilities. Individuals who bring a diverse perspective and are supportive of diversity are strongly encouraged to apply. 

Administrative Assistant – Agriculture Program Area

Full time position, benefits eligible, non-exempt position working up to 40 hrs. per week.

Provide secretarial/clerical/administrative support for program area educators and program assistants. Work involves diversified duties requiring extensive knowledge of the job function including: word processing, spread sheets, data management and computer presentations. Perform general typing/word processing of correspondence, manuscripts, reports, office forms, etc. Provide typing/word processing of variety of letters, brochures, technical papers, and manuscripts that possibly require familiarity with technical technology; use software functions to edit, format, produce and display. Full position description is attached for review. All candidates must apply on-line at https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/CCECareerPage/job/New-York-State-Other/Agriculture-Administrative-Assistant---Middletown--NY_WDR-00013564-1 Deadline for applying is Feb. 1, 2018 or until the position is filled. 

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Bookkeeper and Data Entry Rep. 

Part time positon working 20 hours per week to manage, implement, and coordinate the financial and business functions of the accounting process for the Association and data entry for the Donor Perfect data program. Positon is non-exempt, benefits eligibility. High School diploma or equivalent education; knowledge of accounting principles, procedures and practices. Proficient in computer operations of Windows, Microsoft Office Suite including Excel & Access. For full position description see attached.

All candidates must apply on-line at https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/CCECareerPage/job/New-York-State-Other/Bookkeeper-and-Data-Entry-Rep---Middletown--NY_WDR-00013625-1

Deadline for applying is Feb. 13, 2018 or until the position is filled. Salary is $18.24 hourly. 

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Program Coordinator – Gleaning

Full time, non-exempt, grant-funded, benefits eligible, hourly positon.

This position will serve as the Program Coordinator for the Gleaning/Food Security Program and for the Agriculture Program Area for Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County. Based in Middletown, the GleanMobile is a gleaning and produce recovery program. Working with community agencies, local agricultural producers and volunteers, our goal is to enhance the nutrition of our local emergency food system while reducing waste. As a part of this program, the program coordinator will utilize connections between farmers and emergency food programs to increase the amount of fresh produce available to people experiencing food insecurity. Responsibilities of this position will include volunteer coordination, maintaining grower relationships, scheduling and delivery of food donations in an 18 foot refrigerated box truck. This position will provide program coordination and support to the Gleaning/Food Security Program during the harvesting season and program coordination and support to the Agriculture program area during the off-season of harvesting. This position will also assist in the coordination of field gleaning programs and events in collaboration with educator; gather resources; provide guidance to volunteers and staff; collect data and create evaluation reports and communicate of CCEOC's mission to community organizations, civic groups, and other participants and supporters. The program coordinator will utilize existing program resources and materials in this work, and will assist in delivering educational programs as defined. This position will be a good fit for you if you are interested in hunger relief, food waste or agriculture and want to actively build community organizing skills. All applicants will be considered. All applicants must apply on-line at https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/CCECareerPage/job/New-York-State-Other/Gleaning-Program-Coordinator---Middletown--NY_WDR-00013672-1Deadline for applying is Feb. 22, 2018 or until the position is filled. Salary is $14.28 per hour.

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Peggy Kral
Executive Administrator

Last updated January 31, 2018